Tuesday December 12-th, 2017

Ajit Doval Arrives In China For BRICS Meeting Amid Sikkim Standoff Ajit Doval Arrives In China For BRICS Meeting Amid Sikkim Standoff

Even as the current dispute between India and China has a disputed territory in picture, the strong messages from both countries have left many speculating as to the consequent dialogues, or absence of it in the upcoming BRICS' ( Brazil , Russia ,...

Windows 10 Mobile Build 15230 is now available on the Slow Ring Windows 10 Mobile Build 15230 is now available on the Slow Ring

While only Android mobiles are catered for right now, Microsoft promises that support for the iPhone is in the pipeline. According to Microsoft's "features that are to be removed or deprecated in Windows 10 Fall Creators" list, it seems Outlo...

HTC announces standalone Vive VR headset for Chinese market HTC announces standalone Vive VR headset for Chinese market

The only reason they needed to create this headset for China is due to the fact that Google Daydream content is not permitted in China, so those customers need a different platform to access VR content. The new HTC Vive standalone experience wi...

HTC U11 Sapphire Blue color variant launched in India for Rs. 51990 HTC U11 Sapphire Blue color variant launched in India for Rs. 51990

Customers in the United States who wanted to purchase the HTC U11 flagship could so far acquire it only with 64GB of storage onboard. HTC launched its flagship U11 smartphone in India last month in silver and black color variants. Apps and the ...

Dying Light is Getting Another 12 Months of Free DLC Dying Light is Getting Another 12 Months of Free DLC

Some of the more hardcore fans, however, don't seem to want to part with it and their loyalty is set to be rewarded as the developer has confirmed 10 free DLC's are on the way. The game, apparently, still draws in 500,000 active players each week, so...

U.S. firm to implant employees with RFID chips U.S. firm to implant employees with RFID chips

A USA company is offering its employees an optional microchip implant to open doors, log in to computers and make food purchases on premises. The tiny chip, which uses RFID technology or Radio-Frequency Identification, can be implanted betwee...

Noted Indian space scientist and technologist UR Rao passes away Noted Indian space scientist and technologist UR Rao passes away

Earlier this year Rao was admitted in a hospital with heart ailments. As beat reporters in science, mediapersons often looked forward to his visits here as listening to him or talking as Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) would...

Microsoft Won't Discontinue MS Paint But Shift It to Windows Store Microsoft Won't Discontinue MS Paint But Shift It to Windows Store

Yesterday saw the internet go into something of a meltdown as Microsoft announced that its 32-year old Paint program was to go the way of the dodo in the upcoming Creators Update. But Saunders is still pushing Paint 3D that would come with Wind...

Brunette Barbie? Anne Hathaway reportedly in talks for lead role Brunette Barbie? Anne Hathaway reportedly in talks for lead role

In March, Schumer said that she will no longer be attached to the " Barbie " project due to schedule conflicts. Now it looks like Hathaway may be preparing to sport a blond wig and some very unrealistic body proportions. That comes even as its known ...

Xbox One X Pre-Orders Will Be Coming Soon Xbox One X Pre-Orders Will Be Coming Soon

Spencer later confirmed that Xbox One/PC exclusive Crackdown 3 will be on show at the annual Gamescom event in Cologne next month. EA has not made any official announcement regarding bringing The Sims 4 to Xbox One, but as Windows Central ...

Facelifted Jaguar XJ gets technology upgrades and new flagship model Facelifted Jaguar XJ gets technology upgrades and new flagship model

The new XJ range will now include a performance flagship model - the XJR575. The extra power allows the XJR575 to sprint from 0-100km/h in a claimed 4.4 seconds and has a top speed of 300km/h. The XJR575 will only be available in two colors, Veloci...

Dying Light Dev Teases 10 Free DLC Drops Over Next 12 Months Dying Light Dev Teases 10 Free DLC Drops Over Next 12 Months

All the DLC will be free across all platforms, and will include new enemies, new events , new mysteries, "and more". Dying Light is available now for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. While it feels like the only times we're reporting on Techland...

Google launches fourth and final Android O developer preview

This includes the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P , Nexus Player , Pixel C , Pixel and then the Pixel XL . the company has also made emulator images made available to developers for handsets, Android Wear and Android TV. Since little is expected to change b...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaks again, this time in hands-on photos Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaks again, this time in hands-on photos

As such, fans and analysts anticipate that the Galaxy Note 8 will have a similar, if not larger, curved Infinity Display taking up nearly all of the front face of the upcoming device. Thanks to the numerous leaks and speculations, the fans have...

Razer Is Making A Gaming Smartphone For Razer Is Making A Gaming Smartphone For "Hardcore Gamers"

Earlier this year , gaming hardware maker Razer acquired Nextbit , the company behind the cloud-based Robin smartphone . In a related report published by Bloomberg on July 12, it is reported that Razer is indeed working to create a smartpho...

Nokia 8 Images Appear Featuring Copper-Gold Color Variant Nokia 8 Images Appear Featuring Copper-Gold Color Variant

This is a gold Nokia 8. However, the smartphone sported a different color; Silver. These will cater to all the performance and price market brackets. With fresh Nokia 8 leaks now popping up each and every day, Android fans are getting more eager ...

Razer Phone will target 'hardcore gamers' say sources Razer Phone will target 'hardcore gamers' say sources

The IPO isn't expected until October 2017, so a Razer phone might be some way off. The likely team behind the project is the Nextbit team, makers of the cloud-based Robin smartphone which Razer purchased earlier this year . This public offer...

Nokia 8 Leaked Again, This One Has A Copper Gold Color Nokia 8 Leaked Again, This One Has A Copper Gold Color

However, official confirmation regarding the new Nokia model is yet awaited. The latter now holds the crown of being the brand's cheapest smartphone, but the former will probably be even more low-cost. However, it looks like the Nokia 8 does seem to ...

Chief justice: Situation of Polish courts 'extremely worrying' Chief justice: Situation of Polish courts 'extremely worrying'

If Warsaw's nationalist-minded PiS does not back down, the government could face fines and even a suspension of voting rights, although other eurosceptics in the European Union, notably Hungary, will likely veto strict punishment. The bill still need...

Facebook may be looking to develop modular smartphones

However, the components seen in the image look like modular in nature. A recently published patent application has some in the media thinking Facebook may be preparing its sophomore effort. I can say that because Facebook has started workin...

BRIGHT - New Trailer for David Ayer's Fantasy Cop Thriller BRIGHT - New Trailer for David Ayer's Fantasy Cop Thriller

Set in an alternate present-day where humans, orcs , elves, and fairies have been co-existing since the beginning of time. For example, Will Smith's character has an orc cop for a partner. before it was released. That's up from the 16 films it ...

Crime Rates Rise By 10 Percent Across England And Wales Crime Rates Rise By 10 Percent Across England And Wales

The county saw an 8 per cent increase in reported crime, according to Office for National Statistics , for the year April 2016 to March this year. Another factor that may have contributed to the increase, experts say, are austerity-induced budget ...

Reliance Launches 'Free' Jio Phone: Four Questions That Remain Unanswered Reliance Launches 'Free' Jio Phone: Four Questions That Remain Unanswered

The phone will also come pre-loaded with applications like Jio Cinema and Jio Music. Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries , whose digital arm, Jio, had caused revolution in data connectivity when the company offered unlimited free data to its cus...

The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim Switch footage surfaces The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim Switch footage surfaces

It's available now for iOS and Android . The Splatoon 2 amiibo unlock exclusive customized gear inside the Splatoon 2 game. Splatoon 2 is out now on Switch , and we've been playing Nintendo's hyper-colorful competitive multiplay...

Report suggests, Asus Zenfone 4 to be unveiled on August in… Report suggests, Asus Zenfone 4 to be unveiled on August in…

At an event in London attended by INQ , the firm announced that the Asus Zenfone AR , a high-end handset that's the first to support both Google Tango and Daydream VR, is now available to pre-order. It is believed that there may be four or five var...

Six Burundi teens reported missing in Washington Six Burundi teens reported missing in Washington

Four boys and two girls are missing . The teens had come to Washington to compete in an worldwide FIRST Global Challenge robotics competition, which drew young people from 157 nations to Constitution Hall in northwest Washington .

Ford F-150 Police Responder is ready for duty Ford F-150 Police Responder is ready for duty

Unveiled Thursday in Dearborn , Mich., the Responder gets 375 horsepower and 475 pounds-feet of torque from its 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine, the most offered by any pursuit-rated police vehicle, according to Ford . A 240-amp alternator is included to...

The zombie mode on Call of Duty The zombie mode on Call of Duty

Schofield and another co-founder, Michael Condrey, asked gamers to avoid watching the leaked trailer and wait for the official reveal that was scheduled for Comic Con. Of course, not all is as it seems: this village holds a "shadowy secret key to an ...

Conor McGregor's team respond to KO rumours Conor McGregor's team respond to KO rumours

That likely won't change based on rumors emerging from his training camp. The rumors were perpetuated this week by boxer Jessie Vargas - who says he heard from a trustworthy source that McGregor got put on the mat with 14 ounce gloves.

Samsung Pay gaining PayPal as new payment method Samsung Pay gaining PayPal as new payment method

They can make payments through the app and online as well as in stores using the Samsung Pay platform . To use the feature, Samsung Pay users can add their PayPal account to the app and then spend their available balance. Well, we hope users wou...

Essential Phone coming to United Kingdom, followed by Western Europe and Japan Essential Phone coming to United Kingdom, followed by Western Europe and Japan

His nascent company Essential unveiled its first smartphone several weeks ago. But after missing its initial June U.S. launch date, Essential is playing catchup to bring its Essential Phone smartphone to market. Essential's plan to topple the sec...

Emirates Announces Extensive Partnership With Flydubai Emirates Announces Extensive Partnership With Flydubai

The move means flydubai's regional flights will help fill Emirates jets, while the discount operator gets access to a global network of 157 destinations. Emirates, the largest airline in the Middle East, flies to 157 destinations with 259 planes,...

China's Great Firewall now censors WhatsApp and Winnie The Pooh China's Great Firewall now censors WhatsApp and Winnie The Pooh

China is notorious for having a tight grip on internet access, having made moves to block several of the worlds most popular digital services over the last few years, including the likes of Facebook , Google and Instagram . In China , WhatsApp...

Users Outrage Over Ads on HTC 10 Keyboard App Users Outrage Over Ads on HTC 10 Keyboard App

A botched update for popular Android plugin TouchPal has seen HTC customers hit with surprise banner ads within their phone's keyboard. HTC has been busy working on the U11 adding software improvements and possibly a mid-range variant (ak...

Major cyber attack could trigger losses of £40.5bn, says Lloyd's Major cyber attack could trigger losses of £40.5bn, says Lloyd's

However, the document adds that if this attack spreads to cloud services providers, the losses could double , soaring to as much as $53 billion average. This is precisely the kind of issues that pushed the traditional re/insurance market to look to ...

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